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Revolution Group Revolution Group was started over 20 years ago because we felt businesses needed a consulting company that really wanted to learn and understand their business. Someone who wanted an extraordinary long-term relationship and was just as passionate about their success as they were. Someone who could be counted on to always do the right thing. Someone they could be friends with, and twenty years later, that’s still who we are.

You’ve Implemented Salesforce Knowledge – What Now?

NOTE: This is the 2nd blog on Salesforce Knowledge and how to determine if it is right for your company. If you have not read part one, “Is Salesforce Knowledge Right For You,” please click here before continuing. Part two will focus on what to do now that you have decided to implement Salesforce Knowledge. Ashley…



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6 Components to Successful Project Management

A successful ERP implementation requires effective project management.  Like any complex project, you will need proven processes and techniques to guide your work.  In today’s blog, we outline 6 of the major components to successful project management.   #1: Plan the work by utilizing a project definition document To achieve its goals, your project requires…



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Traditional Backup vs. Intelligent Business Continuity

For those who use technology, backing up your data has become second nature.  On a personal level, social sharing is taking over – live streaming, selfies, and social media updates are forcing data storage to become a top concern.  Data storage is a constant concern for companies as well.  Businesses of all sizes are asking…



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4 Keys to Aligning Your Business Strategies and Your ERP Strategies

Technology is transforming the way we do business from consumer goods to industrial machinery.  As the manufacturing environment becomes more and more complex, businesses are examining their system processes to determine if it’s time to upgrade their ERP.  In today’s blog, we highlight 4 keys to aligning your business and your ERP strategies.  These tactics…



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Is Salesforce Knowledge Right for You?

Salesforce is a customer relationship management software system that has helped companies of all sizes maintain, track, and achieve their business goals.  With sixteen years of proven client success under their belt, Salesforce has expanded to include multiple user-friendly features, allowing customers access to a wealth of information.  One of those features, Salesforce Knowledge is…



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5 Important To-Do’s BEFORE Talking to ERP Vendors

The process of selecting a new ERP solution can be a daunting task and with so many options, features, and vendors to choose from, starting the process can seem overwhelming. In today’s blog, we highlight 5 important to-do’s when started your search for a new ERP system. Taking these steps before calling your first ERP…



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Why Your Internet Is Slow

From the smallest mom and pop coffee shop to the most technically advanced international corporation, the internet has changed the way the world does business. Today, a reliable internet connection is just as important as common utilities like water and electricity. And yet, most businesses have little understanding of their actual internet usage or bandwidth…



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Barcoding – Beyond Retail

Barcoding is well known in the retail sector – nearly every store now relies on barcodes to track merchandise and complete sales.  As technology advances, manufacturing companies are also embracing the benefits of barcodes as a method to streamline processes and track inventory. How can barcoding benefit your manufacturing company? In the manufacturing environment, efficiency,…



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Salesforce Winter ’16 Release Gives Us Chills

Salesforce is a global, cloud based CRM system that has provided countless customers with a user-friendly, yet extremely innovative, solution since being created 16 years ago.  Jessika Botruff, Salesforce Administrator for Revolution Group, is going to highlight her top 5 favorite features of Salesforce Winter ’16 release! 1. Process Builder Multiple Schedules The Process Builder just…



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The Value-Add of ERP Consulting Services

Value-add is a common phrase in today’s business world, but it’s also an important question.  As manufacturers investigate new technologies and look to implement ERP solutions, they often ask value-add questions about third-party consulting companies.  Executives wonder if it is worth it to bring external consultants in to manage their projects or help them with the…



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Revolution Group Named to Best Places to Work Five Years Running

Revolution Group has been named one of Central Ohio’s Best Places to Work for the fifth year in a row, and we couldn’t be more excited! “Without a doubt, it is the incredible people we have at Revolution Group and the way we work together that make this possible,” said co-founder and COO, Polly Clavijo. …



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Why ERP Implementations Fail

In one of our recent webinar “Leading People Through Change,” Revolution Group was asked: Why ERP implementations fail and what proactive steps do you recommend to get ahead of these?  Since this is such a great question, we asked our one of our ERP consultants Mario Lopez to address it in a blog:     3…



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